A Man of Many Faces
“Life's pretty good, and why wouldn't it be? I'm a pirate, after all.”
How He Copes
Depp constantly uses therapists as a way to cope with this disorder; even on movie sets he has a therapist on set that can talk to him and help him cope with his social anxiety. When it comes to situations where he has to be outgoing or friendly, he becomes uncomfortable and shies away.
Depp does have control over his anxiety, but sometimes he needs extra guidance and help and support.